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by Lisa
Tue Feb 19, 2019 8:24 pm
Forum: Monthly Meeting Information
Topic: Re February Practical sessions
Replies: 15
Views: 99

Re: Re February Practical sessions

I don't have any vases or lights but will bring some black screening.
Lisa
by Lisa
Tue Feb 19, 2019 8:23 pm
Forum: Monthly Meeting Information
Topic: Re February Practical sessions
Replies: 15
Views: 99

Re: Re February Practical sessions

Hi, I will bring a couple of tumblers, a cut glass mini-sphere, large diamond artefact and some fairy lights. Tried them at home and "not great" but will bring anyway.
Joe
by Lisa
Tue Feb 19, 2019 8:19 pm
Forum: Photoshoots
Topic: Flower Market and Victorian Cemetery
Replies: 13
Views: 248

Re: Flower Market and Victorian Cemetery

Please find some travel notes for next Sunday's photoshoot in London so you know where we plan to go. We can discuss more at tomorrow's meeting.
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Lisa
by Lisa
Sun Jan 20, 2019 8:47 pm
Forum: Photoshoots
Topic: Flower Market and Victorian Cemetery
Replies: 13
Views: 248

Re: Flower Market and Victorian Cemetery

Thank you all for the great interest in the trip to London. As far as I can tell, everyone who is interested can make the 17th or 24th February, I have therefore picked the 24th February to go but if somebody can’t make the 24th but can do the 17th, shout and I will swap it. I’m not sure exactly of ...
by Lisa
Mon Jan 14, 2019 8:36 pm
Forum: Photoshoots
Topic: Flower Market and Victorian Cemetery
Replies: 13
Views: 248

Flower Market and Victorian Cemetery

At March's meeting we are viewing images on the theme markets . We hoped to have a club trip to one of the London markets and show these images at the meeting. As we haven't arranged a trip as yet, I am putting out some feelers for a trip to Columbia Road Flower Market which takes place every Sunday...
by Lisa
Mon Jan 07, 2019 9:51 pm
Forum: Monthly Meeting Information
Topic: December Meeting
Replies: 1
Views: 85

Re: December Meeting

For those that missed the December meeting, I have put the Chinese Whispers and Retrospective Images on the website. https://colchestercreativeshots.net/videos.html https://colchestercreativeshots.net/chinese-whispers.html PS I have also upgraded the forum's software so maybe we can now add more tha...
by Lisa
Mon Jan 07, 2019 7:31 pm
Forum: Monthly Meeting Information
Topic: January Meeting
Replies: 3
Views: 94

Re: January Meeting

Yes, Colin is aware. It is because of the bug that only allows you to upload one attachment per posting. However, new version of software is now available so I am about to do an upgrade.
by Lisa
Mon Jan 07, 2019 2:48 pm
Forum: Educational
Topic: Local Camera Clubs Wildlife Talks
Replies: 1
Views: 63

Re: Local Camera Clubs Wildlife Talks

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by Lisa
Mon Jan 07, 2019 2:47 pm
Forum: Educational
Topic: Local Camera Clubs Wildlife Talks
Replies: 1
Views: 63

Local Camera Clubs Wildlife Talks

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by Lisa
Tue Dec 11, 2018 1:27 pm
Forum: Image Editing Software
Topic: Photo Affinity
Replies: 8
Views: 542

Re: Photo Affinity

I went for it too. At the moment I am assuming it's the same as Photoshop and then Googling when it isn't but I haven't done anything complicated as yet.
by Lisa
Mon Dec 10, 2018 10:09 pm
Forum: Monthly Meeting Information
Topic: Next Year's Programme
Replies: 11
Views: 483

Re: Next Year's Programme

Thanks for all your ideas everyone.
Ideas for photoshoots:
Lavenham
Another Victorian graveyard
Wild ponies at Wicken Fen Nature Reserve
Malden/Heybridge for barges
Pin Mill
Early morning autumn (misty) Flatford

Speakers Justin Minns, Ruth Grindrod (both landscape photographers)
by Lisa
Mon Dec 10, 2018 9:59 pm
Forum: Monthly Meeting Information
Topic: Retrospective images for December's meeting
Replies: 2
Views: 327

Re: Retrospective images for December's meeting

Now received Joe's. It's not too late if anyone else would like to upload some images - Bruce??
by Lisa
Wed Dec 05, 2018 7:11 pm
Forum: Monthly Meeting Information
Topic: Retrospective images for December's meeting
Replies: 2
Views: 327

Re: Retrospective images for December's meeting

Just letting the following members know that I have received their retrospective images:
Colin, Trevor, Jim, Ian and Phil.
by Lisa
Fri Nov 23, 2018 9:50 am
Forum: Monthly Meeting Information
Topic: Next Year's Programme
Replies: 11
Views: 483

Next Year's Programme

Could all members have a think about what they would like to see on next year's programme and post some ideas here. We welcome suggestions for: Monthly themes Photoshoots Practical sessions Technical sessions Guest speaker For new members, this is where we ask for recommendations for speakers and id...
by Lisa
Fri Nov 23, 2018 9:33 am
Forum: Monthly Meeting Information
Topic: Retrospective images for December's meeting
Replies: 2
Views: 327

Retrospective images for December's meeting

As per the last couple of years, we propose to show members' retrospective images in a slideshow during December's meeting. Therefore, I would be most grateful if you could upload to dropbox your retrospective images taken in the past year i.e. images that have been shown at a meeting, taken specifi...
by Lisa
Fri Nov 23, 2018 9:17 am
Forum: Image Editing Software
Topic: Photo Affinity
Replies: 8
Views: 542

Photo Affinity

Further to our discussion at Wednesday's meeting on Photo Affinity, they have a Black Friday deal of £33.99 for the desktop version. https://affinity.serif.com/en-gb/photo/
by Lisa
Tue Oct 30, 2018 9:11 am
Forum: Exhibitions
Topic: Justin Minns local landscape photographer
Replies: 0
Views: 324

Justin Minns local landscape photographer

https://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/flatfo ... eanderings
Justin Minns has an exhibition at the Boathouse Gallery in Flatford from Saturday 3rd November.
by Lisa
Tue Oct 30, 2018 9:06 am
Forum: Monthly Meeting Information
Topic: Diptych/Triptych images for November's meeting
Replies: 0
Views: 328

Diptych/Triptych images for November's meeting

Please find the link to the triptych templates and guide that you may find useful for next month's theme.
https://www.dropbox.com/sh/835er9ysnxg2 ... 8HNha?dl=0
by Lisa
Tue Oct 23, 2018 8:40 pm
Forum: Educational
Topic: Peter Milsom talk at CPS
Replies: 0
Views: 464

Peter Milsom talk at CPS

Please find details of a talk given by former athlete Peter Milsom at the Colchester Photographic Society on 30th November.
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by Lisa
Tue Oct 16, 2018 9:22 am
Forum: Monthly Meeting Information
Topic: October meeting inf
Replies: 3
Views: 319

Re: October meeting inf

Yes, I can bring my guitar
by Lisa
Fri Aug 10, 2018 9:14 am
Forum: Monthly Meeting Information
Topic: August practical session.
Replies: 10
Views: 757

Re: August practical session.

Thanks Trevor - that will test us! While Trevor is setting up for the water droplets practical, I will demonstrate layers in Photoshop. Those of you at last month's meeting will know I had problems with my old laptop so I have bought a connection so my new laptop will connect to the projector. Howev...
by Lisa
Wed Jul 18, 2018 10:06 am
Forum: Exhibitions
Topic: Slice Group Display
Replies: 25
Views: 2926

Re: Slice Group Display

Hi Phil,
I've just come back from my hols so couldn't meet your deadline but will have something for you later today when I look at my macro images for tonight's meeting.
by Lisa
Wed Jul 18, 2018 8:39 am
Forum: Monthly Meeting Information
Topic: July Meeting
Replies: 5
Views: 531

Re: July Meeting

Hi Michele,
Very sorry to hear such sad news. Thoughts are with you.
Hope to see you as soon as your ready to join us.
Best wishes.
Joe
by Lisa
Wed Jul 18, 2018 8:37 am
Forum: Monthly Meeting Information
Topic: July Meeting
Replies: 5
Views: 531

Re: July Meeting

Hi Do we need cameras on Wednesday? Hilary Hi Hilary, no you don't need to bring your camera tonight. You need to reply through the forum for your message to get posted :). If you reply directly to the email, it doesn't go anywhere. Hi Michele, So sorry to hear about your Mum. I will put some links...
by Lisa
Mon Jul 16, 2018 8:58 am
Forum: Exhibitions
Topic: Slice Watch
Replies: 30
Views: 3227

Re: Slice Watch

Well done Joe!

I will try and pop in soon and see the latest display and Michele's new flower images.

Phil - mine are very out of date now. Do you want me to replace them or do you have someone that would like to exhibit in my place?